2017 | Junior | Game by Game
All-SEC Second Team…third on the team with eight home runs and 33 RBIs…hit five of eight home runs during conference play…registered a team-leading 12 doubles…tied for ninth in the SEC with 131 assists from her spot at shortstop…had 11 multi-hit and 10 multi-RBI performances…hit a grand slam in the third inning of a 4-3 win over No. 14 Tennessee (March 17)…belted two solo home runs in a series-clinching 4-2 win at No. 25 Missouri (April 9)…hit the go-ahead, three-run shot in an 8-7 win over CSUN (Feb. 17) during the Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic…had a hit in eight of the final 12 games including four multi-hit efforts…at least four assists in 13 games including a pair of seven-assists outings in SEC play.
In two seasons at Florida International University, Belans amassed 103 hits with 56 runs scored, 55 RBIs and 31 extra-base hits. On her way to earning a spot on the 2016 All-Conference USA Second Team, she posted a .390 batting average with nine home runs and 36 runs driven in. Her 2016 season highlights featured a .414 batting average during league play and a C-USA Offensive Player of the Week selection. Belans, a member of the 2015 Conference USA All-Freshman Team, started all 107 games in which she played during her time at FIU. During her prep career, Belans was an all-state performer and part of two state championship teams (2012, ’14) at American Heritage High School in Florida. She was the state’s Class 5A Player of the Year after a standout senior campaign in which she hit .527 with eight home runs and 37 RBIs; 21 of her 47 hits went for extra bases.